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Further Education budget: slashed by 24%

05 Mar 2015, by in Public services

The Skills Funding Agency (SFA) recently announced the 2015/16 funding settlement for adult skills in England. While funding for apprenticeships was largely protected, the adult further education (FE) budget is to be cut by 24%. This is an act of wilful vandalism against the principle of lifelong learning. UCU, the University and College Union, estimates that…




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